The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 66 71 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 14 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.66% 0.13% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.96% 0.42% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 3
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£315 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
Entity Framework
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
282 236 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.49% 29.87% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 159 60
Average daily rate £350 £388 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +23.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £41.38 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.93% +18.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 12 £315 - 1
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Entity Framework.

1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 24 (75.00%) C#
3 23 (71.88%) MVC
4 22 (68.75%) WCF
5 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
6 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
6 17 (53.13%) Visual Studio
7 16 (50.00%) IIS
8 15 (46.88%) CSS
8 15 (46.88%) HTML
9 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
10 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
11 12 (37.50%) SQL
11 12 (37.50%) Windows
12 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
13 9 (28.13%) Scrum
13 9 (28.13%) LINQ
14 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (25.00%) Automated Testing
14 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
14 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
14 8 (25.00%) Oracle
14 8 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
14 8 (25.00%) CRM
14 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Entity Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) FileNet
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Visual Studio
2 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (9.38%) MSBuild
4 3 (9.38%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) Gradle
5 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
5 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.13%) JMeter
5 1 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (9.38%) Back Office
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Software Developer
2 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) CRM Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) CRM Architect
8 2 (6.25%) SOA Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 22 (68.75%) WCF
3 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
4 15 (46.88%) CSS
4 15 (46.88%) HTML
5 9 (28.13%) LINQ
6 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (18.75%) HTML5
8 6 (18.75%) CSS3
8 6 (18.75%) WinForms
9 5 (15.63%) jQuery
10 4 (12.50%) Web Services
11 3 (9.38%) WPF
11 3 (9.38%) JAX-RS
12 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
12 2 (6.25%) RESTful
12 2 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) MVC
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 8 (25.00%) CRM
4 8 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
5 7 (21.88%) OOP
6 5 (15.63%) SOA
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) SDLC
7 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (9.38%) MVVM
7 3 (9.38%) BDD
7 3 (9.38%) UML
7 3 (9.38%) BPMN
7 3 (9.38%) BPEL
8 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.13%) Coaching
9 1 (3.13%) User Stories
9 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
1 1 (3.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco